The 10th Annual Cornell Reception at ALIS

The 10th Annual Cornell Reception at ALIS
The School of Hotel Administration invites you to join us in sponsorship of this event:
January 27, 2015 | 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
WP24 by Wolfgang Puck, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel
Los Angeles, CA
The Cornell Reception at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) is one of
the School of Hotel Administration’s principal networking events, attracting over 500 alumni
and hospitality industry leaders each year.
Last year’s event sold out weeks in advance! Sponsorship ensures priority reservations.
Co-presented by:
Title Sponsor:
Corporate Sponsor Packages
Title Sponsor: $10,000
• Your company name featured as “title sponsor” on all event marketing materials.
• Two invitations to the SHA VIP dinner the evening before the reception.
• Opportunity to have dedicated slide on the event PowerPoint slideshow to promote your company.
• Six invitations to the event (value $600).
Plus benefits below excluding event invitations:
Gold Sponsor: $5,000
• One invitation to the SHA VIP dinner the evening before the reception.
• Four invitations to the event (value $400).
• Opportunity to display brochures on tables during the event.
Plus silver marketing benefits below:
Silver Sponsor: $3,000
• Recognition on the event website.
• Your company logo prominently displayed on screen at the event in rotation with sponsor logos.
• Your company name on the Cornell Reception at ALIS e-invitations sent to thousands of industry leaders and alumni (up to six invitations).
• Your company name listed as a sponsor in articles in the school’s monthly e-newsletter (circulation 25,000).
• Your individual name, title, and company listed as a member of the “Cornell Reception at ALIS Planning Committee” on the event website and e-invitations.
• Three invitations to the event (value $300).
10th Annual Cornell Reception at ALIS Planning Committee Members
Daryl Ansel MMH ’99, Director of Food and Beverage, University of California, Los Angeles; John V. Arabia ’91, President,
Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc.; Ted Arps ’84, SVP, Business Development, Davidson Hotels & Resorts; Stephanie Terifay Bédiée
’00, Associate Director, Strategic Partnerships, Sundance Institute; Kathleen Bolton, Manager of Corporate Affairs, Cornell
School of Hotel Administration; Frank Calaguire ’73, Principal, SCS Advisors, Inc.; Melissa Carlisle ’97, Manager of Corporate
Affairs, Cornell School of Hotel Administration; Raj Chandnani ’95, Vice President, Strategy, WATG; Vernon Chi ’93, Senior
Vice President Hospitality, Wells Fargo; Susan Devine ’85, EVP Europe, Preferred Hotel Group; Mark Depew, Director of
Development, Cornell School of Hotel Administration; Navin C. Dimond, President and CEO, Stonebridge Companies; Joel
M. Eisemann MPS ’80, Chief Development Officer, The Americas, InterContinental Hotels Group; Benoit Gateau-Cumin ’75,
Chief Recruiting Officer, The Boutique Search Firm; Tim Hentschel ’01, CEO,; Jennifer Macera ’13, Manager
of Corporate Affairs, Cornell School of Hotel Administration; Virginia Mariani-Kitt ’82, Director of Hospitality, Banfi Vintners;
J.W. “Bill” Marriott, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Marriott International, Inc.; Lindsay McCall ’12, Event Manager,
Cornell School of Hotel Administration; Marilyn McHugh, Vice President, Global Events, Questex Hospitality Group; Mark
Owens ’00, Managing Director - Hospitality Group, The Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group, LLC; Joanne Pinter, Corporate and
Travel Amenity Program Manager, The Wall Street Journal; Henri Roelings, Founder/CEO,; Michelle Russo
’87, President, hotelAVE; Jay H. Shah ’90, CEO, Hersha Hospitality Trust; and Alan Tantleff ’87, Senior Managing Director, FTI
To learn more about this event or to participate as a corporate sponsor, please contact
Jennifer Macera, manager of corporate affairs, at 607.255.3101 or